YToday’s spice is 「Thyme」


The country of origin of Thyme is Europe. It is a plant that blooms white and pink flowers, the part to use as spice is leaves and flowers. When asked Thyme, is there something related to TIME? I think, Spelling is different from it Thyme. In Greek, thymon, it seems to be etymology to mean antiseptic.
The origin also seems to have been useful in ancient Greece. It seems that it was believed to raise human ability, it was a symbol of courage, boldness.
In ancient Thymes, it seems that “You smell like Thyme” was the best praise.

Well, although it’s efficient

  • Taste: pungent
  • Function: Heating body
  • Working: antispasmodic,carminative,antispasmodic
  • VIPAKA (taste after digestion): pungent
  • VPK analysis: decrease Vata,Kapha

Although it is often used for extermination and aroma, it has been used as fragrance of toothpaste with its fragrance, and it was also used as a medicine in the past. It has a very refreshing scent, so you can enjoy the fragrance by time alone. I felt like being close to incense for myself.

It is also good to use it with meat and fish dishes, soup and dressing. If you take a large amount, bitterness is better, so please use a small amount.